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Transcript Requests:
Seniors that need to have their transcripts sent or uploaded to a college need to ask Mrs. Goslar for help. Records are kept of each transcript sent.

Special Presentations for Juniors & Seniors:
October 15th @ 6:00 Career & College Planning Night for Juniors/Parents
October 15th @ 7:15 Financial Aid Night for Seniors/Parents & Interested Juniors/Parents

The ACT: Sign up today.        www.actstudent.org
The ACT is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in : English, Mathematics, Reading, & Science. ACT results are accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the U.S.
Test Date            Registration Deadline            Late Registration Period
October 24         September 18                        September 19-October 2
December 12      November 6                           November 7-20
February 6          January 8                               January 9-15
April 9                 March 4                                  March 5-18
June 11               May 6                                     May 7-20

If this is your first time registering, I recommend that you request an unofficial transcript to help with entering high school courses taken. The WHS Code is 160-765 

Work Permits

Washington High School

Mr. Scot Aden, Principal 
600 West Bluff Street 
Cherokee, IA 51012 
Tel: 712.225.6755 
Fax: 712.225.6757

Friday Oct. 2nd, 2015  Day 1

  1. Anyone interested in ordering a Speech T-shirt please see Mrs. De Vos, Mr. De Vos, or Ms. DeBey.   The cost is $10.  

  2. Volunteers are needed for the Halloween Hike on Oct. 10th, from 6:30 to 8:30 at Silver Sioux Recreation Area. Please see Mrs. Bechtel if you are interested and for more information.

  3. The last day to drop a class will be TODAY.

  4. Try Outs for Choral Reading will be Monday October 5 to October 9.  Sign up outside of Ms. DeBey's door.  

  5. Girl’s Open Gym will begin this Sunday. It will be held from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

  6. Group Improv try outs for Varsity Speech will be Monday through Thursday after school.  See Mr. De Vos for details.  You must try out if you are interested in being in improv.

  7. Hallway decorators:  Remember to clean your area after coronation today!


There are none today

Homeroom meetings:

There are none today



Dress up theme: Spirit Day

1:00 Class Skits

1:15 Coronation

2:15 Parade followed by a Pep Rally in the East Main parking lot

Homecoming Game at 7:00 vs MOC-FV

Homecoming Dance @ 9:30


WG Cheese Pizza, Corn and Fruit & Veggie Bar.

WORD OF THE DAY: Homecoming - an annual event held by a college, university, or high school for visiting alumni.

WHS Class of 2016

Class Motto

"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind

don't matter and those who matter don't mind" - Dr. Seuss

Class Colors

Black and Gold

Class Flower

Gerber Daisy